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O- A Bistro

200 W Portal Road, Lower Level, Grand Lake, CO 80447
+1 970-627-5080
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good21%
  • Average7%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
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“crepes” (26 reviews)
“tapas” (11 reviews)
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American, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
200 W Portal Road, Lower Level, Grand Lake, CO 80447
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I was a little concerned when they moved to the new location, but it seems to be doing very well. The food and tapas are awesome!! Highly recommend!!

Thank Bob W
Reviewed 1 week ago

This restaurant is located in the Gateway Inn on the lower level. Reservations are required. Menu changes every couple of weeks. You can order a 2 course meal or for about $15.00 more you can have 6 courses. Leave yourself time to eat before going...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I thoroughly enjoyed our dinner in this charming restaurant which is located on the lower level of the Gateway Inn. We decided to do the 6 course tasting menu and accompany it with the wines selected by the sommelier for each course...More

Thank Kathryn S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

O-a Bistro has proven to be the best restaurant in Grand Lake. Great food, the one you cannot find in any of the restaurants in the area, great service, and the best owners.

Thank latif s
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Sorry, a restaurant that serves shredded, store-bought breakfast potatoes (& barely cooked, so they were almost totally white), CoffeeMate creamer in little plastic tubs, honey in little plastic tubs... This is average breakfast fare at best. I've had the same breakfast ~ 2 eggs, sausage...More

Thank JamaisVu
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is our six summer in Grand Lake and we LOVE O-A Bistro! It relocated to the Gateway Hotel from downtown this summer and has a larger seating capacity. Larger space has not diminished its charm or the quality of their food. We continue to...More

Thank Karen K
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stopped here for a drink on the outside patio and then realized they also had a separate restaurant in another part of the building. We made a reservation for dinner before going to a play at the local theater a short distance away. The...More

Thank fayclark
Reviewed 15 July 2017 via mobile

Everything was wonderful and the 6 course dinner was perfect, relaxing and the food excellent. Highly recommend.

Thank Tom H
Reviewed 4 July 2017

When we stayed at the hotel upstairs from this bistro, we went here every morning and had excellent breakfasts every time! The staff is very friendly and accommodating and will work to make your experience the best it can be!

Thank Beth S
Reviewed 1 July 2017

My husband and I were staying at the Gateway Inn. This restaurant is on the lower level of the Inn but is a separate, independent establishment. I believe the restaurant offers a 10% discount if staying at the Inn but we didn't realize that until...More

Thank Susan A
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$40
Breakfast, Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Free Wifi, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly, Romantic, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
07:00 - 12:00
15:30 - 21:00
15:30 - 21:00
07:00 - 11:00
15:30 - 21:00
07:00 - 11:00
15:30 - 21:00
07:00 - 11:00
15:30 - 21:00
07:00 - 11:00
15:30 - 21:00
07:00 - 11:00
15:30 - 21:00
07:00 - 14:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 200 W Portal Road, Lower Level, Grand Lake, CO 80447
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Grand County  >  Grand Lake
  • Phone Number: +1 970-627-5080
Casual Fine Dining in the heart of the Rocky Mountians!
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